Water resources ministry launches e-book

Water resources ministry launches e-book

  New Delhi, Dec 30 (IANS) The water resources ministry has launched its e-book as a step towards e-governance and transparency, the government said Tuesday.Download:http://mowr.gov.in/writereaddata/e-book.pdfIt said the 87-page e-book was exhaustive and covered almost all programmes and schemes of the ministry.“Up to date information about various activities of the ministry has been provided on the e-book. […]

Tech Review: Samsung Gear S vs Apple Watch

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When it comes to smartphones (and, to a lesser degree, tablets), Samsung and Apple are fierce rivals. But will that rivalry carry over to the budding smartwatch space? If it does, then we couldn’t see two more dramatically different approaches. Let’s compare the recently-announced Apple Watchto the upcoming Gear S Standalone wireless We’re still a bit fuzzy […]

FB Update :Facebook launches new Promotions tools

Facebook launches new publishing tools

New York, Dec 11 (IANS) In a bid to give more teeth to advertisers and those who want to promote posts on Facebook, the social networking site has launched new tools that allow a greater ability to target posts and promote content.The biggest tool for advertisers is interest targeting that will use Facebook’s data mine to […]

Trashed laptop batteries to power homes

Trashed laptop batteries to power homes

New York, Dec 7 (IANS) Researchers, including an Indian-origin scientist, from IBM have used discarded laptop batteries to create an emergency lighting system called UrJar for street vendors and houses located in slums in Bengaluru.The team, along with a hardware firm RadioStudio, tested three-year-old batteries discarded by an IT company and found that they had enough […]

Good Bye 2014 : TOP 10 Invention of the Year

Top 10 Inventions of 2014

10.Philips Norelco QT4070 Vacuum Beard Trimmer Beards are cool when they’re maintained, so getting an electric beard trimmer can assist you when it comes to styling, and is pretty helpful when it comes to the cleanup as well. Cleaning the sink every day can get annoying, so Philips added a vacuum to one of their […]

Samsung Galaxy S6 (SM-G925F) With 3GB of RAM and QHD Display Spotted

Samsung Galaxy S6 Spotted,

A possible variant of Samsung’s next flagship smartphone, rumoured to be called as Galaxy S6, has been spotted on the AnTuTu benchmark site along with some detailed specifications. The AnTuTu benchmark listing of the alleged Samsung Galaxy S6 (SM-G925F), first picked up by Phonearena, shows the device running Android 5.0 Lollipop out-of-the-box on a 64-bit […]

Now, an app for missing children

Lucknow, Oct 17 (IANS) A mobile application now provides information about missing children, authorities said Friday. The mobile application was launched at a symposium of the National Informatics Center (NCI) Thursday. Officials of the regional Centre of the National Institute of Public Cooperation and Child Development (NIPCCD) said the app will also be used to […]

Now, listen to music on Twitter

New York, Oct 17 (IANS) The micro-blogging site Twitter has added a new feature to allow its users to listen music directly from the twitter stream on mobile devices. Developed with the Berlin-based audio-streaming service SoundCloud, the Twitter “audio card” lets users discover and listen to audio directly on both iOS and Android devices. Twitter […]

India successfully test fires Mars Orbiter engine

Mars Orbiter Mission test fire successful

Bangalore, Sep 22 (IANS) India Monday successfully test fired the liquid fuel engine of its Mars spacecraft (Orbiter) after it entered the sphere of Mars influence earlier in the day.“The liquid apogee motor (LAM) was test fired at 2.30 p.m. for nearly four seconds and we got a confirmation about its success 12.5 minutes later,” a […]

NASA spacecraft enters Mars’ orbit to explore atmosphere

Indian spacecraft enters Martian sphere of influence

Washington, Sep 22 After 10-month journey of 442 million mile, NASA’s Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution (MAVEN) mission entered into Mars orbit, the US space agency has said.After a 33-minute engine firing, mission controllers received acknowledgment at about 10.25 p.m. that MAVEN was into the orbit, it said Sunday night.MAVEN is the first spacecraft dedicated to exploring the upper atmosphere […]